South Korea Development Model Extended After Successful Trial

[Monitor] Kampala -The South Korean government is set to roll out a three-year strategic Saemaul Undong (SMU) development strategy countrywide after successful trials in four of the 123 districts.

[Monitor] Kampala -The South Korean government is set to roll out a three-year strategic Saemaul Undong (SMU) development strategy countrywide after successful trials in four of the 123 districts.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Demolition of Tanesco Building to Start Wednesday

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The team of ten experts from Construction Consultants Engineers, Architects, Quantity Surveyors and security guards are finalising the preparations for full demolition of the Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (Tanesco) h…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The team of ten experts from Construction Consultants Engineers, Architects, Quantity Surveyors and security guards are finalising the preparations for full demolition of the Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (Tanesco) headquarters building.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Oil Firm to Increase Shares in Upstream Oil and Gas Business

[East African] The Uganda National Oil Company Ltd has voted to increase its shares in the upstream oil and gas business by five per cent, in addition to investing in downstream and midstream activities.

[East African] The Uganda National Oil Company Ltd has voted to increase its shares in the upstream oil and gas business by five per cent, in addition to investing in downstream and midstream activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Made-in-Rwanda Products Impress Showgoers

[New Times] The ongoing Made-in-Rwanda trade show ends today. The fourth edition of the annual trade fair where local firms showcase their products and services, has gained in popularity judging by the big numbers of showgoers that visited over the wee…

[New Times] The ongoing Made-in-Rwanda trade show ends today. The fourth edition of the annual trade fair where local firms showcase their products and services, has gained in popularity judging by the big numbers of showgoers that visited over the weekend. Most of the visitors at the fair interviewed by Business Times said they were impressed by the products at the exhibition.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Bitcoin Has the Glitter but It Is Not Gold

[New Times] From Wall Street, to the streets of Kigali, Bitcoin has recently been a term on most people’s mind. The cryptocurrency, once pronounced a fraud, is now taking on the world by storm. The popularity of Bitcoin has come following the lucrative…

[New Times] From Wall Street, to the streets of Kigali, Bitcoin has recently been a term on most people's mind. The cryptocurrency, once pronounced a fraud, is now taking on the world by storm. The popularity of Bitcoin has come following the lucrative valuations it achieved, surpassing gold, the most regarded expensive asset. Developments like the recent announcement by the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group to launch Bitcoin Futures have also helped to create a positive buzz for Bitcoin.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda